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Survival Heat Loss & Microclimates
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Outdoor Skills
White Wolf of Element Mountain in Vermont details the essentials of proper microclimates for survival, comfort, health and safety for humans and animals. The 5 major methods of body heat loss are also covered along with personal advice for constructing successful microclimates gained from many years of experience, whether indoors or outdoors.
Day Tripping: Kayak Wisconsin Door County Peninsula Bluffs, Beaches, Lighthouses, and Shipwrecks
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,560. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Kayaking
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
20 day paddles with GPS coordinates for small watercraft launch sites, public accesses and restaurants with beach landings along the way. The fun to read guide shares the most dramatic bluffs, hidden beaches, lighthouses, entertaining history, coastal landmarks, and 15 shipwreck locations visible from kayaks. This is why Wisconsin's Door Peninsula is a premier kayaking destination.
Las 10 claves para aprender Systema
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: Spanish. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
Una visita guiada a la filosofía de aprendizaje del arte marcial ruso Systema, que pone de relieve las actitudes que limitan el aprendizaje, y aporta material para la reflexión personal. Aunque está dirigido a la comunidad de Systema, su contenido resultará también de interés para practicantes de otras artes marciales y para cualquiera que inicie el aprendizaje de algo nuevo.
The 2014 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook: All-Star Break Supplement
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball
This update to the 2014 Toronto Blue Jays Minor League Handbook provides mid-season reports on players and teams in the Toronto Blue Jays' minor league system.
From Peach Baskets to Dance Halls and the Not-so-Stern NBA
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Series: Sports: The Business and Politics of Sports, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,530. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
The 21st century version of the National Basketball Association will never be confused with the various leagues that cropped up after Dr. James Naismith came up with a game in the fall of 1891 at a Springfield, Massachusetts YMCA. Dr. Naismith put up some peach baskets and gave 18 players a soccer ball and the game of "basket ball" was born. A century later, basketball was a global sensation.
Juices for Cyclists: Juicer Recipes, Diet and Nutrition Guide for Improved Cycling Performance (Food for Fitness Series)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014 and represented by Caroline D. Greene. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
In this Book sports nutrition guru Lars Andersen provides shows you delicious ways to: Cycle Significantly Further, Faster and for Longer Build Muscle Tone and Strength Save Time and Money Whilst Getting Optimal Nutrition
Be Brave, Be Strong: A Journey Across the Great Divide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,090. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
(4.43 from 7 reviews)
This is an inspiring and often harrowing account of Jill Homer's record-breaking, 2,740-mile mountain bike ride from Canada to Mexico along the Great Divide. The book follows the thrilling adventure, grueling physical challenges, and emotional turmoil of an ordinary person trying to do something extraordinary.
The Ultimate Guide to Soccer Positions - Learn How to Succeed on Any Soccer Position
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,560. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Learn the secrets of any soccer position with my comprehensive step-by-step guide and play the best game of your life!
Call Of The Jungle - How a Camping-Hating City-Slicker Mum Survived an Ultra Endurance Race through the Amazon Jungle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,900. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
Amanda Barlow describes the agony and the ecstasy of competing in the Jungle Marathon, the world's toughest endurance race. Leaving the comforts of home behind, she spends a week racing through the deep Amazon Jungle with just a hammock and a backpack. Every day provides new challenges, unpredictable obstacles and formidable weather that will test her physical and mental resolve to their limits.
How To Organise A Rugby Tour Without Going Insane
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,640. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business
(5.00 from 1 review)
From concept to conduct, this book will support the planning and logistical considerations in taking any sporting team on a tour. Logically outlined, it will support any team at any level to participate in domestic or international amatuer tournaments.
Dagny Rocks
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 148,380. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Rhea grows up in the hippie days of the 70's aboard a hand-built, ocean-going tugboat. Later she joins Icelander Petur on his big sailing ketch. With an ever-changing crew, Dagny voyages nearly non-stop happily surviving mechanical failures, ripped sails, a keel conversion, irate port captains, multiple mast-removals, and two Newfoundland winters.
White Shirts In The Wilderness: A Brothers Survival Short Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,750. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Canoeing
two brothers: wild and crazy guys conjure up the idea to go on a survival trip to canada. the ilprepared duo set out on a three week adventure with a fishing rod, a pellet gun, a tent and a two-day store of food. they encounter the rain, snow and biting cold of late may in canada. nature tests their mettle. their ingenuity is spurred on by myriad obstacles.a story of survival, misstep and misery.
Lessons From The Locker Room
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports Psychology
A devotional with the athlete and their family in mind. Legendary coaches Jim Crews and Jody Wright, along with coach Mitch Cupples and author Kris Holzmeyer bring inspiration to athletes and their families as they go through the ups and downs of any season. 24 "huddles" can be used as devotions before and after practice or at the start of any day.
Unleash Your Inner Winner
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Price: $1.97 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf
Unleash Your Inner Winner explores tips, tricks and tactics that can give you the mental edge in golf and other sports. Topics covered include visualization, relaxation skills, the power of suggestion and coming back strong from adversity.
Fall Off the Couch Laughing
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Series: Get Off the Couch, Book 2. Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Essays
Ten humorous essays, most of which were previously published as newspaper columns. Themes have to do with outdoor recreation and are illustrated with photos by the author. (txt version not recommended, as the photos are a big part of the experience)
Once upon A Player
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,190. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Gorgeous college senior Val is the star spiker of her volleyball team who never runs out of dates. But this year, she sets her sights on an unexpected target--the unassuming yet ultra-cute Jake Clementia. Val is used to getting what she wants, and is sure she'll snag him before graduation. But in the process, she is sideswiped by a surprise move that sends her tumbling from her pedestal.
Donald Sterling, Racist Team Owner: 100 Questions & Answers about the Scandal
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by KAW Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
L.A. Clippers basketball team owner & billionaire Donald Sterling is involved in a scandal related to a conversation his mistress taped. On that tape, he reveals himself to be a racist. This book pulls together information from diverse sources to answer frequently asked questions about the case, such as: “Who is Donald Sterling?” “Who is his wife?” “Who is his girlfriend?" and "What happens next?"
I'd Trade Him Again: Wayne Gretzky & Peter Pocklington
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,490. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography
THE TRADE! 25 years later, in the annals of professional hockey, no incident has resulted in such furor, such angst among Canadians as did the decision by team owner Peter Pocklington to trade Edmonton Oiler Wayne Gretzky to the Los Angeles Kings. Pocklington's biographers focus on the relationship between the two men, today and during the heady heydays of the five-time Stanley Cup champion team.
Saturday Morning Wake-Up Call: A 21st Century Survival Guide for High School Football Coaches
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Coaching / Football
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The conclusions drawn by analyzing statistics from college and professional football often do not translate to the high school game because the games are so different. This book puts those powerful statistical techniques for maximizing a team's chance of winning into the hands of high school coaches and fans. These techniques are illustrated using the Pulaski Academy Bruins as a case study.